T.FCU to expand operations team and prepare for feasibility study

FISSION URANIUM CORP. (“Fission” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update including upcoming development plans for its PLS project in Canada’s Athabasca Basin. Following the Company’s recent change of management (see news release dated September 8, 2020 ), Fission has successfully strengthened its books with the closing of a $17.07M financing, and is …

Next-generation technologies boosted by US NFWG

Support for the development of next-generation technologies and advanced fuels outlined in the report of the US Nuclear Fuel Working Group (NFWG), published last week, will enable the country to remain competitive in this area, the Nuclear Energy Institute has said. Meanwhile, fuel cycle company Centrus said immediate action to restore the viability of the …

Bulgaria PM plans to restart second atomic power project

Six years after freezing the construction of a second nuclear power plant, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov announced on Saturday (12 May) he intends to restart the project. Chinese investors have already expressed interest. Bulgaria, which joined the European Union in 2007, has closed four 440 megawatt Soviet-era reactors at the Kozloduy nuclear plant for …

Energy Fuels to Resume Vanadium Production at its White Mesa Mill in 2018

Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE American: UUUU; TSX: EFR) (“Energy Fuels” or the “Company”), a leading uranium producer in the U.S., is pleased to announce that it intends to resume vanadium recovery operations in 2018, and it expects to recover significant quantities of currently dissolved vanadium (as V2O5) from pond solutions at the Company’s White Mesa …

V.PTU: Completes Winter Program at Hook Lake Project

Toronto, Ontario – April 20, 2018– Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (the “Company” or “Purepoint”) (TSX.V: PTU) today announced the completion of the latest winter program at its Hook Lake Project, a joint venture between Cameco Corporation (39.5%), Orano Resources Canada Inc. (39.5%) and Purepoint (21%) in the Patterson Uranium District, Saskatchewan Canada. A total of …

Will resignation of key governor weaken Japan’s anti-nuclear movement?

A governor who has been blocking the restart of the world’s biggest nuclear power plant in his prefecture has resigned, but it remains to be seen whether the move will create an opening for the nation’s pro-nuclear forces. Niigata Gov. Ryuichi Yoneyama, who campaigned on his opposition to restarting Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holding Inc.’s …

U.A.E. Nears Handover of First Arab Nuclear Plant to Operator

Regulator says adjustments, tests on reactor still to be done Plant’s handover to South Korea-backed operator almost ready A South Korean venture with the United Arab Emirates is edging closer to switching on the Arab world’s first commercial atomic-energy plant. Korea Electric Power Corp. has completed construction of the Barakah Unit 1 reactor, and Emirates Nuclear Energy Corp.’s …